John Elizabeth Stintzi

John Elizabeth Stintzi is a non-binary writer who grew up on a cattle farm in northwestern Ontario. They hold degrees from the University of Manitoba and SUNY Stony Brook, and their poems have been awarded the 2019 RBC Bronwen Wallace Award for Emerging Writers and the Long Poem Prize from the Malahat Review. Their poetry and fiction has appeared (or is forthcoming) in venues throughout the United States and Canada including the Fiddlehead, the Kenyon Review, and Ploughshares. They currently live in Kansas City with their partner and their dog Grendel and teach critical and creative writing at the Kansas City Art Institute.